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Junior Buyer

Commercial

Job ID: 6092644

Leek, Staffordshire, England
£28k - 30k per year

Job Type: Full Time

Duties:

Job Title: Assistant Buyer

Salary: Up to £30,000

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm

Location: Leek, Staffordshire

Overview:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join our clients Brand Team. As a Assistant Buyer, you will deliver a commercially successful wholesale range.

You will work with all departments across the business, as well as numerous suppliers. This is a fast-paced role, that requires organization and knowledge of the marketplace.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyse market trends and supplier performance to make informed purchasing decisions
  • Negotiating with suppliers to agree prices, quantities, delivery schedules, promotions and exclusivity deals
  • Working with inventory management team to ensure that all deliveries satisfy the assigned purchase orders
  • Delivering reports on sales data, marketing activity and other metrics to key stakeholders
  • Adapting product offering based on customer feedback and behaviour
  • Identifying new suppliers and new product opportunities
  • Attend multiple trade shows throughout the year both in the UK and overseas
  • Working alongside Marketing Communications to create effective instore activation for maximum sales

Requirements:

  • Relationship building and networking skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • Attention to detail and high standards of quality control
  • Highly organized
  • An understanding of supply chain management and logistics
  • Ability to think on your feet, create solutions and make the most of opportunities
  • Dependable and trustworthy, always committing to doing what you say you will do
  • Someone who is resilient and thrives on change and looks for continuous improvement in all that they do

Interested? Call Olivia on 01782 712230 or email Oliviac@kpir.co.uk

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